Violet May Melvin
1932 - 2022
Violet May Melvin
Visitation Information
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Visitation Time
Visitation Location
Tuttle Brothers Funeral Home, 214 Pine Glen Rd, Riverview, NB.
Service Information
Service Date
Friday, December 2, 2022
Service Time
Service Location
Tuttle Brothers Riverview Memorial Chapel, 214 Pine Glen Rd., Riverview, NB.
Burial Information
Burial Date
Friday, December 2, 2022
Burial Time
Burial Location
Fairhaven Memorial Gardens, Salisbury Rd, Moncton,NB.
Requested Charity
Parkside Baptist Church or the charity of the donor's choice
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 Violet M. Melvin of Moncton, NB passed away at The Moncton Hospital on Saturday, November 26, 2022 at the age of 90.  Born in Moncton a daughter of the late Charles and Greta (Smith) Bovard.

 A lady with the biggest heart, always putting others first, selfless, requiring little, Hardworking, creative, a love for her family and love for her Savior and Lord.

 Survived by husband and best friend of 72 years, John M. Melvin; daughters, Susan Alward (Paul) of Second North River, Beverly Haines (Frank) of Lower Coverdale, Karen Sanford (Andy) of Second North River, Holly Carson (Greg) of Elgin and Cindy Alcorn (Grant) of Saint John; son, Merle Melvin (Michelle) of Riverview; sister, Evelyn Mellish of Moncton, half sister Donna Mossman (Doug) of ON; brother, Gerald Bovard (Freda) of ON, three half brothers, Terry Leger, Tim Leger (Coleen) both of Moncton and Clifford Leger of ON; 13 grandchildren; 20 great- grandchildren, also survived by several nieces and nephews.

 In addition to her parents, Violet was predeceased by a brother, Billy Bovard; brother-in-law, Richard Mellish; stepfather, Arthur Leger; stepmother, Alice Bovard.

 Visitation will be held at Tuttle Brothers Riverview Funeral Home on  Thursday, December 1, 2022 from 7-9pm.

 The Funeral service will be held at Tuttle Brothers Riverview Funeral Home on Friday, December 02, 2022 at 11:00 am with Pastor Mitch Whittington officiating.

 Interment will be in Fair Haven Memorial.

 Donations in Violet's memory may be made to  Parkside Baptist Church or to the charity of the donor's choice  would be appreciated by the family.

 Arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Brothers & Riverview Funeral Home 214 Pine Glen Rd. Riverview, NB (506) 857-9544.

 Online condolences can be made  at

Violet May Melvin